How To Retrieve/Get Back Lost WAEC Certificate

If you lost, misplaced or burt your WAEC certificate unintentionally, do not panic at all. In this post I will show you how to retrieve/get back lost WAEC certificate. All you have to do; is to follow the steps highlighted in this work painstakingly. Trust me; you will eventually get back your WAEC result after this tutorial.

how to retrieve/get back lost WAEC certificate

how to retrieve/get back lost WAEC certificate

I have a friend who also misplaced his WAEC certificate. He forgot it in a public car while traveling to Onitsha, Nigeria. After so must research, he discovered how to get his certificate and he was able to get it back. Yes! that is exactly what i will explain to you today. I will show you how my friend was able to recover his WAEC certificate without any problem. Nonetheless, i must confess that this procedure is not very easy. It is very stressful and tiring.

Note: After following this tutorial, you will be able to recover your “WAEC Attestation of Result” . WAEC does not give certificates twice. Thus, it is probably impossible to recover your exert WAEC certificate again. You can only get “WAEC Attestation of Result, and use it for anything the original certificate can be used for.

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How to retrieve/get beck your lost WAEC certificate

To get beck your lost WAEC certificate kindly follow the steps given below:

  • Visit any WAEC head office nearest to the school where you took your WAEC examination.
  • Inform any of the officials in duty that you lost your WAEC certificate and that you want to apply for WAEC Attestation of Result.
  • Give them a police report confirming that you lost your WAEC certificate, your recent passport and an affidavit for WAEC Attestation of Result.
  • Pay the required amount for the new certificate and provide other information about yourself (E. g your name, address, school where you wrote your examination etc).

Yeah! Those are the steps to retrieve your lost WAEC certificate easily. Nonetheless, i would like to also educate you about WAEC Attestation of Result. So if you want to know whether WAEC Attestation of Result has any limitation, continue reading below.

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Can WAEC Attestation of Result be used in place of original WAEC result?

For sure, your WAEC attestation of result can be used for any thing the original WAEC result can be used for. Even if you intend to gain admission abroad, you can still use your WAEC attestation of result as long as it was issued to you by WAEC. So there is absolutely no need to doubt whether WAEC attestation of result can be used in place of WAEC.

Does WAEC attestation of result look like the original WAEC certificate? 

Yes! there is no much difference between WAEC attestation of result and WAEC certificate. The only difference is on the title of the two documents. In WAEC Attestation of result, the document is titled “ATTESTATION OF RESULT” . On the other hand, WAEC certificate is titled “CERTIFICATE“. This is basically the difference between “WAEC Attestation of Result” and “WAEC certificate”

How much to retrieve lost WAEC certificate? 

Well, there is no definate answer to this question. While some people say it is Twenty Thousand Naira (N20,000), some say it is about fifteen thousand Naira (15,000). Nevertheless, there is no particular amount for retrieving WAEC certificate. In my opinion, if you want to follow the steps above just have about 15 – 24k with you.

How long will it take for lost WAEC certificate to be given?

Most time, it takes up to 30 months for persons who lost their WAEC results to receive it. Nevertheless, there is actually no particular time for that. In fact, whenever you apply for a new WAEC certificate, they will tell you when to come and collect your WAEC certificate.

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Yes! That is all i can tell you on the how to retrieve/get back lost WAEC certificate. If you had any problem following this tutorial kindly let me know what the problem in the comment section. Accordingly, if this tutorial worked for you, do not also forget to let other readers know in the comment section.

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